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Chrys Rose
I am a SAHM to 2 wonderful boys. I love working in the scrapbook industry. If you are interested in my work or any free-lance design work please feel free to email me at [email protected]
Interests: scrapbooking, quilting, paper crafting, reading and watching lots of tv!
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I HAVE to have the Snowman one!!! That is just so darling!!!!
Toggle Commented Nov 2, 2012 on Happy November! at Country Sampler Quilts
We are heading into the last bits of Summer. I'm so ready for the fall. I love the trees turning and leaves falling to the ground. The boys love playing in those leaves and making huge messes. :) And then... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2012 at Paper Roses
I've always been a fan of cross stitch. I started my first cross stitch piece when I was 13 or 14 and fell in love with the art. When I was 16 I made a counted cross stitch piece called... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2012 at Paper Roses
This summer just got away from me! I've so neglected my lil' ole' blog here, that I'm not even sure if I want to continue with it. :( I figure if I can get at least 1 -2 posts up... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2012 at Paper Roses
Today is Memorial day and we all need to thank our military men and women for fighting for our freedom. Thank you!!! (still my favorite Americana quilt I've ever made....A Jo Morton design) Enjoy your day today with your friends... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2012 at Paper Roses
Here is another finish this year. This was a block of the month I started maybe 4 years ago? I only had the first one done "Monday" for a few years, then last summer I started to work on it... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2012 at Paper Roses
The boys only have 12 more days! 12 I say! And then they will be off for the summer! I best be ready to entertain! Actually Mark has 2 weeks off in the summer, so we already have a bunch... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2012 at Paper Roses
I finished all the snowmen bluework for the guild's block of the month back in February. And not too soon after that did I put sashing on and quilted the top. I just haven't shared the finished quilt with you... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2012 at Paper Roses
I saw this on another quilters blog and thought I would answer the questions as well... 1. Where is one place in the world you haven't yet visited, but would like to? There are so many places I want to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2012 at Paper Roses
It's been several months since I've updated this particular list. I've been working steadily on my UFO list having now completed 19 of the 51 ufo projects! I will change this list in a few days to show the 51... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2012 at Paper Roses
There's a message board out there on the internet that is all about quilting. I've lurked there for a few years. I've posted here and there. I've done a few exchanges including some round robins. One thing that I have... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2012 at Paper Roses
Honestly, I wasn't even sure I would still *work* in the scrapbook industry. After the closing of Boxer Scrapbooks who've I've been with for over 5 years, I thought I would just retire. I haven't even sent anything in to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2012 at Paper Roses
**This is the fourth and hopefully final time to get this post written!** I really wanted to start sharing more of my projects and I've been getting a lot done. I'm hardly on the computer anymore, except to quickly check... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2012 at Paper Roses
It's not like we really needed another cat (or two!) We already had Jasmine, Vader and Orion. But last year when my grandma passed away, she left 4 kitties (Buster, Lily, Lucy and Oliver). My great Aunt took Oliver and... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2012 at Paper Roses
You can find many free patterns on the internet and this is one that I just had to do! I love houses! I love looking at them, touring them, decorating them and even making them into quilts! I have a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2012 at Paper Roses
Even though my husband and I say it everyday to each other (for the past 15 years!) I have to do a special love post...... I love you Mark! You are my world. You are everything to me. Thank you... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2012 at Paper Roses
For our guild this year we've been working on this redwork/bluework snowmen. Most of the ladies are doing it in either red or blue, but there's one lady who is doing it in black with a touch of added primary... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2012 at Paper Roses
Things in bold are what was added to the list or what was worked on this month. The strike outs are what was finished completely. All Done 1. Snowman Valentine pillow 2. Crazy Wedding wallhanging 3. Pink and Brown flower... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2012 at Paper Roses
We are about a week and a half from the February meeting of the Jo's little women's club and I still need to share with you what everyone did last month! In January we started club 11. I've been doing... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2012 at Paper Roses
Here we are just a few days away from February and I haven't posted anything since December. Again I got sick, not as bad as in November, but just haven't been myself. I went back to the doctor and he... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2012 at Paper Roses
It's been two months since my last update....I've done a few things, not as much as I'd like but that's ok. Things in bold are what was added to the list or what was worked on this month. The strike... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2011 at Paper Roses
It's Wednesday! And over here it's the day my quilting girls get together and sew! :) Since the boys are off of school, I'm hosting it at my house! And what is even that Mark is working at home... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2011 at Paper Roses
It's going to be a quick post today. I am totally wiped out. Yesterday Mark and James ventured off to the Niners/Steelers game with Mark's Dad and his sister, along with some friends. They tailgated all together, then went inside... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2011 at Paper Roses
Have you done all your shopping yet? I am done! With the help of my wonderful husband most of the shopping was done by him, so I'm a happy girl! All the presents are wrapped as well (that was done... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2011 at Paper Roses
Happy Blog Hop party quilters! :) Are you ready for some wonderful eye candy around the net of all the 250+ quilter blogs out there this weekend? I'm so glad that you stopped by my little blog here! Welcome! Thanks... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2011 at Paper Roses